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Burma in revolt

opium and insurgency since 1948

by Bertil Lintner

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Burma,
  • Burma.
    • Subjects:
    • Minorities -- Burma.,
    • Opium trade -- Burma.,
    • Burma -- Politics and government -- 1948-,
    • Burma -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements.,
    • Burma -- Ethnic relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [443]-454) and index.

      StatementBertil Lintner.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS530.4 .L55 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 514 p. :
      Number of Pages514
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1100995M
      ISBN 100813323444, 9748496198
      LC Control Number94025846

        The finest novel written on the English in Burma. It is set during the British invasion of , when a poor boy is lifted up on the tides of political and social chaos that shaped Burma and India. 4. The Paperback of the Burma in Revolt: Opium and Insurgency since by Bertil Lintner at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

        The flashpoint came in July when U Ne Win, Burma's leader since , resigned and was replaced by Mr. Sein Lwin, a former general who had . Interesting Facts About Burma/Myanmar. Despite a landmass of , square miles, the census found a population of only around 51 million. The capital of Burma was moved from Yangon (formerly Rangoon) to Naypyidaw in Yangon is still the largest city. The mountains in Burma are home to many precious stones.

      British rule in Burma lasted from to , from the successive three Anglo-Burmese wars through the creation of Burma as a Province of British India to the establishment of an independently administered colony, and finally independence. The region under British control was known as British s portions of Burmese territories, including Arakan (Rakhine State) or Tenasserim were. Description: " Book contents: Kings and distant wars,The Irrawaddy valley in the early nineteenth century, The Court of Ava, Empire and identity, The grand reforms of King Mindon, Revolt and the coming of British rule, Reformists and royalists at the court of King Thibaw, War and occupation, A colonial society Conclusion: The making of modern.


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Thant Myint-U, who was born in New York City to Burmese parents, has spent his career dissecting the history, culture and politics of the country of his forebears, and this book is the culmination of that lifelong undertaking. The River of Lost Footsteps: A Personal History of Burma attempts to explain the complexities of Burma’s social and political world, which can often seem esoteric to.

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It is more than a study of the drug trade and the minority rebellions. It is in a sense a history of Burma since independence. The Nationwide Popular Pro-Democracy Protests (MLCTS: hrac le: lum:), also known as the Uprisings, or the People Power Uprising, the People's Democracy Movement and the Uprising, were a series of nationwide protests, marches and civil unrest in Burma (Myanmar) that peaked in August Key events occurred on 8 August and therefore it is known as the Uprising.

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And the glossary of organizations, parties, armies and leaders are an essential and rare resource Reviews: 5. BURMA BRITISH EMPIRE HISTORY BY D. HALL CONTENTS Note on Pronunciation I The PrePagan Period II The Pagan Period in The Shan Penetration iv The Mon Hegemony v The Rise of the Toungoo Dynasty vi The Coming of the European vn Arakan, the Feringhi and the Dutch vin The later Toungoo Dynasty ix The Mon Revolt x Alaungpaya xi Burma under the Early.

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The Great Burma Revolt is an ongoing colonial revolt in the Burma region of the British Raj. The revolt began on the 22nd of December,led by Buddhist monk Saya San. Initially revolving around pro-monarchist, religious and nationalist sentiments, the death of Saya San in transformed the rebellion.

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Countries covered include Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, and the Philippines. Images of revolt, such as those indicating heroism, are considered, along with traditional patterns of revolt.